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Bug#284933: sarge installer freezes BIOS

Bogdan Calmac wrote:
> The base installation goes smooth,
> - kernel 2.6
> - partition the disk in root and swap, use ext3
> - for boot loader I tried both LILO and GRUB
> Now the problem comes after the reboot when I should boot into Linux. The
> system freezes on BIOS startup when it detects the hard drive. In order to
> be able boot I have to (I know it's criminal!) pull the power suply from the
> disk, boot successfully from the DVD and then plug the power supply for the
> disk back.

Why do you say you kept booting from the DVD after pulling the plug? Why
didn't you go ahead and let it boot the installed system from disk after
the hard power cycle?

see shy jo

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